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 This day in History - September 16
434 Historic Events for September 16
1918

Baroness Pike, MP

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1919

Andy Russell, LA Calif, singer (Andy and Della Russell Show)

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1919

Dutch Ruether beats Giants 4-3 to clinch Cincinnati 1st NL pennant

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1919

Milan Harasta, composer

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1919

Sven-Erik B„ck, Swedish violinist/composer/conductor

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1919

American Legion incorporated by an act of Congress

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1920

Daniel Andersson, Swedish poet/writer (Polar History), dies at 32

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1920

Bomb explosion in Wall Street, kills 30

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1920

Franco Pandolfini, Italy, water polo (Olympic-gold-1948)

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1920

Hannie [Jannetje J] Schaft, "Girl with red hair"

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1920

Sheila Quinn, adviser (British Red Cross)

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1921

William Johnston, Chaplain to Queen of Scotland

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1921

John Hendricks, lyricist singer (Lambert, Hendricks and Ross)

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1921

Fritz Geissler, composer

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1921

Dusty Hughers, playwright

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1922

Turkish troops chase Greeks out of Asia

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1922

42nd US Mens Tennis: Bill Tilden beats W M Johnston (46 36 62 63 64)

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1922

Janis Paige, Tacoma Wash, actress (Lanigan's Rabbi, Trapper John MD)

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1922

Marcel Mouloudji, singer

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1924

Lauren Bacall, Staten Island, actress (Dark Passage, Key Largo)

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1924

Cardinal Jim Bottomley bats in 12 RBIs in 1 game

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1924

Paddy Stone, Winnipeg Manitoba, choreographer (Piccadilly Palace)

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1925

B[lues] B[oy] King, Itta Bena Miss, blues singer (Thrill is Gone)

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1925

Charlie Byrd, guitarist (Desfinado)

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1925

Charles Haughey, Irish president (1979-81, 82, 87-92)

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